The California Zephyr was about an hour late this morning getting into Denver's Union Station due to a small fire which started in the last car. The train went into emergency stop in Commerce Cit... (more)
A short freight heads eastwards out of Grand Rapids.
While LTV (Erie Mining) ore trains were best known for their F9s, this set of five Geeps was well worth the drive as they moved an ore train east towards Taconite Harbor on a beautiful summer morn... (more)
There was five empty coal trains parked between Grand Island and Cairo, some of them split to clear grade crossings which is why the 5826 is so close to the 5746.
After two years of inactivity, the first train over the former Erie Mining mainline has to contend with vegitation. No shiny rails here...
After two years of inactivity, the crew of the first train over the former Erie Mining mainline pauses at Sarto (Highway 2) to inspect their train. 4210 is the only F9 lettered for Cliffs Erie (c... (more)
After two years of inactivity, the first train over the former Erie Mining mainline has to contend with vegitation.
The former Erie Mining (LTVSMC) mainline in northeastern Minnesota rumbles under the weight of F9s for the first time in over two years. The line has been reactivated to haul ore stored in the do... (more)
BNSF 2174 leads a Boeing train west near Cairo NE.
Warvomit 9647 has picked up cars from DTE Railcar. It's heading north, but will soon cross Highway 2, then swing west on the wye at COPLANT.
Yeah, I know it's ugly but I still like it.
The moon rises over EB DPU's.